5 Short Poems.

 

Alone By The Ocean's Side.

©-MFB III 

Salt tanged breezes,
saline stained cheeks,
beauty and remorse collide.

 

 

Luna-tics

 © -MFB

In the inkwells
of the craters
that mar my face,
nightmares fester,
tides tremble
and men are moved
to unspeakable crimes.

 

 

Kit, Kit, hooray!

  © -MFB III

Her mom was just a squatter,
uninvited 'neath your home,
who gave birth to this kitten,
then left her there alone,
You took her in so kindly,
and now look what you've got,
a star for your crown in heaven,
and a pet named, "Diddly Squat.

 

 

 

The L of One!

  ©-MFB III 

 

Lonely is a

Stouffer's

frozen dinner,
on the sun porch

in the rain,
It's a

Helen Keller phone,
deaf and blind to

your aching need,
sitting dumb

far too often.

 

 

 

Somewhere East Of Nothing Doing.

©-MFB III 

Between the gaping maw of a yawn,
and counting the number of stucco
points on the ceiling,
apathy sets in.


 

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Micky Dee 6 years ago

Ahh! The A in USA!

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